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, the children lit candles to honor the firefighters who died. today's arrest shows how seriously law enforcement is going after anyone connected to the terrible crime even though the shooter is dead tonight. >> ron, thanks to you. >>> with millions of americans on vacation this holiday, an unwelcome headline for passengers on a cruise ship. their holiday trips turned into a nightmare when many of them became very sick. >> reporter: it advertises comfort, luxury and haute cuisine. >> now sailing on the grandest ocean liner ever, the "queen mary 2." >> reporter: but now the colossal ocean liner is one of three cruises just this week to be rocked by mass outbreaks of the stomach flu. 194 "queen mary" passengers reported contracting the bug, believed to be the highly contagious norovirus. ngets it can even resist most of the disinfectants that are normally used to clean environmental surfaces. >> so you can touch something like this and put it to your mouth and get the virus? >> right. >> reporter: and, tonight, the -- there's no treatment. the captain suggested they stay clear of the bu
possible? the president has until noon tomorrow to sign that bill into law, but the president is now back in hawaii, so, the question becomes, how does he get it signed? there are two options for this. one, they can fly it overnight to him in hawaii and the other is something called an auto pen. and it's a mechanism that signs the president's signature and did you know that the president's signature can be done this way on a law? they're still not saying yet which option the president will choose. >>> and we have a reminder that tomorrow night, we're going to bring you an interview that will mark an historic milestone. i sat down with 19 of the 20 female senators starting work tomorrow. that is a record number of women in the senate. and it's the 113th congress, beginning its new session tomorrow morning. and as i discovered, they have opinions, they were not shy about sharing, on everything from their male counterparts to grid lock and even a female president. and we will bring you all of that tomorrow, right here on "world news." >>> and, we have big news tonight on secretary of st
this new year's night. our number appropriately enough, 2013. and thousands of new laws that got our attention today. in colorado, where marijuana is now legal, two members only pot clubs are now open for business. in wellington, kansas, no more than four cats per household. in illinois, motorcyclists can now run red lights, but they'll be fined if they pop a wheelie. and in concord, massachusetts, tonight, single serve plastic water bottles have been banned for conservation. >>> to our person here tonight, and from "dancing with the stars," to dancing with his new bride. len goodman, who stars on abc's hit show, married his long time girlfriend in london. it was a surprise ceremony. the only person that knew about the marriage plan, his 96-year-old mother. goodman says he didn't want to shock her. >>> to our quote tonight, from viral sensation psy, who is little over the whole "gangnam style" thing. ♪ ♪ gangnam style >> you likely saw this last night, the performance at the new year's eve party in times square overnight. but apparently it was his last one. we'll see if he means
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enforcement of equal pay for equal work laws. and boy, if that's the case, then we better stand up and we better speak out. >> but if congress was 51% women, you can bet your bottom dollar we would not be debating contraception. >> we should be talking about transportation infrastructure, or economic development or how to solve the budget deficit. and we keep facing these amendments on abortion, it's like, can't you just leave that alone? >> always by men. always by men, diane. >> and these new female arrivals signal a modern era. the first we mall senator ever from nebraska, deb fischer. the first asian american woman elected to the senate, mazie hirono. and the first openly gay senator, tammy baldwin, of wisconsin, who was in college when she was inspired by geraldine ferraro. >> i said to myself, i can do anything. the sky's the limit. >> how many of you absolutely know america is ready to elect a female president? >> absolutely. >> easy. how many of you think there will be a nominee, a female nominee in 2016? >> hope so. hope so. >> we hope so. >> is there a president in this room?
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